Across the world, demand side management is also being used to support the integration of renewable energy sources into the power system, reduce the need for expensive power plants and network infrastructure and improve the quality and affordability of electricity.

The Victorian Government is supporting greater demand side management in our energy system by investing in innovative trials and pilots, removing barriers to rewarding consumers for supporting the energy system, and laying the foundations for a thriving demand side management market.

The Victorian Government has partnered with Distribution Network System Providers to introduce demand side management activities across the state. 

Read more about Victoria's network performance and reliability achievements 2018-19 (PDF, 1.7 MB).

Page last updated: 12/04/19